(noun) Any use of sociological methods and theories to provide information to an individual or group that is planning to make a decision or undertake a goal.
Example: Using sociological methods to help a town build a community center that incorporates aspects of all the cultures that will use it.
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- Plural: action sociologies
- A type of applied sociology along with adjustment sociology, and administrative sociology, and advocate sociology.